Quintessence Foundation, established in 1998, focuses on breastfeeding education to health professionals and the public through a variety of venues. Additionally the Foundation provides support to programmes having a positive effect on breastfeeding and the use of human milk. The Foundation was established by individuals who desire greater breastfeeding information and support be available to communities in British Columbia. The Foundation is a registered non profit organization.
- Level 1 - Three day workshop for hospital and community health professionals explores breastfeeding. Learn more
- Level 2 - Complex Case studies and group problem solving to formulate care plans. Learn more
- Level 3 - The opportunity costs (to health and budgets) of sub-optimal breastfeeding. Learn more
The Quintessence Foundation publishes newsletters two to three times a year. These offer information about the events we are sponsoring and about breastfeeding education in general.